Alibaba

Business Overview

DESCRIPTION

ALIBABA GROUP’S MISSION IS TO MAKE IT EASY TO DO BUSINESS ANYWHERE. We provide the fundamental technology infrastructure and marketing reach to help merchants, brands and other businesses that provide products, services and digital content to leverage the power of the Internet to engage with their users and customers. Our businesses are comprised of core commerce, cloud computing, digital media and entertainment, innovation initiatives and others. Through investee affiliates, we also participate in the logistics and local services sectors.

FOUNDED
1999
INVESTOR TYPE
Company

Active Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Nexar
Active
Software
B2B2C, B2C
$96.5 M
12
Optibus
Active
Software
B2B, B2G
$53 M
5
Sqream
Active
$73.2 M
2

Exited Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

InfinityAR
Acquired
Software
B2B
$25.5 M
1
Visualead
Acquired
Software
B2B
$7.4 M
2

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Amount Raised

Funding Round

June 2020
$39.4 million
Series B+
December 2018
$40 million
Series B
May 2018
$26.4 million
Series B
January 2018
$30 million
Series C
November 2016
$18 million
Post-IPO
January 2015
$5 million
Series B